Two READY NWI colleagues inducted as Fellows into the Society of Innovators!
Congratulations to Jon Groth and Dr. Barbara Eason-Watkins for being selected as 2016 Fellows with The Society of Innovators at a special induction ceremony on October 20, 2017. This prestigious status is awarded to individuals who have demonstrated innovation in their field, problem solving and continuous improvement at the highest level.
Dr. Barbara Eason-Watkins is Superintendent of Michigan City Area Schools where she championed transformation by overcoming “missed opportunities” and demonstrating an innovative spirit of collaboration. Currently, Dr. Watkins is overseeing a $10 million technology and digital classroom initiative.
The READY NWI partnership supports the unique aspects of community, school, and student, and embraces a commitment to regional thinking and acting in order to ensure prosperity by meeting the skill and education needs of employers throughout Northwest Indiana.